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A Flemish Adventure

As I rolled over in bed for the second or third time too many on Friday morning I pondered the famous psychology experiment by Walter Mischel where a group of kids were offered a Marshmallow and then told that they … Continue reading

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A German Adventure

Living in The Hague, as I do (again) Germany is a relatively easy train ride away. Down to the far south of the Netherlands takes about two and a half hours and costs under 30 Eur (+6 for the bike). … Continue reading

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Siberia Tales pt 3 – The eagles get restless in the autumn

I started this in Russia but never finished it…here goes nothing Russia vs The West – the little differences Driving Russians drive fast Russians drive like maniacs Russians have no rules, the only rule that applies is the one the … Continue reading

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Siberia Tales Pt2 – The weather is unusually clement for this time of year…

As we left our heroes last time, they had just arrived in Tyumen. The next few days were spent exploring the Core Store that was to be their home for the next 2 months. Having hears some horror stories our … Continue reading

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